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Brahms: Piano Concertos; Paganini Variations; Ballades; Variations On An Original Theme

Brahms,J.
Release Date: 07/16/2013 
Label:  Urania   Catalog #: 4259   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus
Conductor:  Sir Adrian BoultKarl Böhm
Number of Discs: 2 
Length: 2 Hours 27 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 1 in D minor, Op. 15 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854-1858; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/1932 
Venue:  Europe 
Length: 43 Minutes 3 Secs. 
2. Scherzo for Piano in E flat minor, Op. 4 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1932 
Venue:  Europe 
Length: 7 Minutes 43 Secs. 
3. Variations (28) for Piano on a theme by Paganini, Op. 35 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862-1863; Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1929 
Venue:  Europe 
Length: 16 Minutes 23 Secs. 
4. Variations (11) for Piano on an Original Theme, Set 1, Op. 21 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1935 
Venue:  Europe 
Length: 9 Minutes 14 Secs. 
5. Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1939 
Venue:  Europe 
Length: 45 Minutes 8 Secs. 
6. Waltzes (16) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 39 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1935 
Venue:  Europe 
Length: 10 Minutes 25 Secs. 
7. Ballades (4) for piano, Op. 10: No. 1 in D Minor "Edward" by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1932 
Venue:  Europe 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
8. Ballades (4) for piano, Op. 10: No. 1 in D Major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1932 
Venue:  Europe 
Length: 4 Minutes 50 Secs. 

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